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Wall mirror

Description

Pier mirror with frame painted brown and yellow with gilt highlights. Sides half-round with beaded edge. Interior space above mirror painted with fruit-- pineapples, grapes, and roses, leaves.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1790-1820
Location of origin
United States
Associated Building
Original To Nickels-Sortwell House (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
paint (coating)
sheet glass
silvering
wood (plant material)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
Mirror, Wall
paint (coating)
sheet glass
silvering
wall mirrors
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
39 x 19 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1958.294
Credit Line
Bequest of Frances Sortwell
GUSN
288572

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